Ancient History SSC CGL 2018 PDF Download
SSC CGL 2018 ( 4 June to 13 June 2019 )
Ancient History: – 18 Q’s
Art & Culture: – 21 Q’s
Q.1:- How many great powers (Mahajanpadas) existed in the 7th and early 6th centuries BC, during the lifetime of Lord Gautam Buddha?
भगवान गौतम बुद्ध के जीवन काल में 7 वीं और 6 वीं शताब्दी ईसा पूर्व में कितनी महान शक्तियां (महाजनपद) मौजूद थीं? (04 June 2019 Shift Noon)
Correct Answer:- 16
Comment:- During the lifetime of Lord Gautam Buddha, sixteen great powers (Mahajanpadas) existed in the 7th and early 6th centuries BC. Among the more important republics were the Sakyas of Kapilavastu and the Licchavis of Vaishali.
Q.2:- Who was the founder of the Chalukya dynasty?
चालुक्य वंश का संस्थापक कौन था? (04 June 2019 Shift Noon)
4. Pulakesin I
Correct Answer:- Pulakesin I पुलकेशिन I
Pulakeshin I established the Chalukya dynasty in 543. Pulakeshin I took Vatapi (modern Badami in Bagalkot district, Karnataka) under his control and made it his capital. Pulakeshin I and his descendants are referred to as “Chalukyas of Badami”
Q.3 Name the state Chandragupta-I got in dowry from the Lichhavis.
चंद्रगुप्त- I को लिच्छवि से दहेज में कौन सा राज्य मिला। (04 June 2019 Shift Noon)
Correct Answer:- Pataliputra पाटलिपुत्र
Comment:- After the Kushanas, the Guptas were the most important dynasty. The Gupta period is known as the Golden Age of Indian history. Ghatotkacha’s son Chandragupta I was the first famous king of the Gupta dynasty. He married Kumaradevi, the daughter of the chief of the Licchavis. This marriage was a turning point in the life of Chandragupta I. He got Pataliputra in dowry from the Lichhavis.
Q.4 The period between _______________ in Indian history is known as the Delhi Sultanate period.
भारतीय इतिहास में _______________ के बीच की अवधि को दिल्ली सल्तनत काल के रूप में जाना जाता है। (04 June 2019 Shift Eve)
1. 1206 A.D. and 1526 A.D.
2. 1456 A.D. and 1675 A.D.
3.745 A.D. and 1245 A.D.
4. 1105 A.D. and 1445 A.D.
Correct Answer:- 1206 A.D. and 1526 A.D. 1206 A.D. और 1526 A.D.
Comment :- The period between 1206 A.D. and 1526 A.D. in India’s history is known as the Delhi Sultanate period. During this period of over three hundred years, five dynasties ruled in Delhi
Q.5 Mihira Bhoja was the ruler of ___________.
मिहिरा भोज ___________ के शासक थे (04 June 2019 Shift Eve)
Correct Answer:- Pratihara प्रतिहार
Comment:- Mihira Bhoja I (or Bhoja I) (836 – 885 CE) was the Gurjar ruler of the Gurjara pratihara dynasty of India. He succeeded his father Ramachandra. In his ruling time, the Gurjar Parihar dynasty was at its zenith and peak of prosperity.